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Russian Doping
FILE - In this Feb. 18, 2014 file photo, a Russian skating fan holds the country's national flag over the Olympic rings before the start of the men's 10,000-meter speedskating race at Adler Arena Skating Center during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. The Olympic world is bracing for more evidence of systematic Russian doping. World Anti-Doping Agency investigator Richard McLaren is releasing his latest report on Friday Dec. 9, 2016 into allegations of state-sponsored cheating and cover-ups in Russia. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, file)
Norway Nobel Peace Prize
Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos speaks at the press conference with Berit Reiss-Andersen, deputy chair of the Nobel Committee at the Norwegian Nobel Institute in Oslo, Norway, Friday Dec. 9, 2016. Santos said that he has brought no members of the leftist FARC rebel group to Oslo for the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony because he doesn’t want to “create problems” for the Norwegian government. At right is Berit Reiss-Andersen, deputy chair of the Nobel Committee. (Terje Pedersen NTB Scanpix via AP) President Juan Manuel Santos received this year's Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts to bring Colombias more than 50-year-long civil war to an end. Photo: Terje Pedersen / NTB scanpix
Netherlands Wilders
FILE - In this Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2016 file photo populist anti-Islam lawmaker Geert Wilders prepares to address judges at the high-security court near Schiphol Airport, Amsterdam. Judges are set to deliver their verdicts in the politically charged hate speech trial of Dutch anti-Islam lawmaker Geert Wilders. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)
Mideast Egypt Bombing
Egyptian explosives experts look for evidence at the site of a bomb explosion in Cairo, Egypt, Friday, Dec. 9, 2016. Egypt's state-run news agency says the explosion has killed several police and wounded others. MENA says the explosion took place early Friday on Pyramids road, the main avenue leading from the city center out to the Giza pyramids. It says the blast targeted security forces, without elaborating on what caused the explosion. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)
Afghanistan
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, right, hugs U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter, left, after a press conference at presidential palace in Kabul, Afghanistan, Friday, Dec. 9, 2016. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Friday that the United States will stick with Afghanistan for years to come. (AP Photos/Massoud Hossaini)
Russian Doping
FILE - In this Feb. 23, 2014 file photo, the Russian national flag, right, flies after next to the Olympic flag during the closing ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. The Olympic world is bracing for more evidence of systematic Russian doping. World Anti-Doping Agency investigator Richard McLaren is releasing his latest report on Friday Dec. 9, 2016 into allegations of state-sponsored cheating and cover-ups in Russia. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader, File)
Germany Obit Hamm-Bruecher
In this July 31, 2016 picture, Hildegard Hamm-Bruecher, former German politician and publicist, arrives for a memorial event at the Bavarian Parliament for the nine victims of a shooting at the Olympia shopping center in Munich, Germany,. Hildegard Hamm-Bruecher, the “Grand Dame” of the pro-business Free Democratic Party, FDP, and its failed candidate for German president in 1994, has died. She was 95. The FDP in Bavaria announced the death Friday Dec. 9, 2016 without providing further details. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)